Think Winning

Sire: Exceed and Excel

Dam: Bashful Girl

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Nov 25th, 2016

Country: Australia





Chestnut coltFoaled in 2016

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2000PatronaLomondNorthern Dancer
  GladiolusWatch Your Step
DamPeruginoDanzigNorthern Dancer
BASHFUL GIRL (AUS) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
2004Strike HighPre Emptive StrikeBlushing Groom
  Flight HostessZamazaan

EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2004). 7 wins-2 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Champion Australian Sire 2012-13. Sire of 1831 rnrs, 1293 wnrs, 149 SW, inc. Excelebration (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Overreach, Guelph, Mr Stunning, Earthquake, Margot Did, Amber Sky, Flamberge, Helmet, Reward for Effort, Outstrip, Sidestep, Fulbright, Best Terms, Heavy Metal, Priceless, Championship, Kuroshio, Masamah, Wilander, James Garfield, etc.


1st dam

BASHFUL GIRL, by Perugino. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$299,164, MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, BWS H., Sandal H., 2d VRC Schiavello P., MRC Just Topic H., VRC Better Draw H., 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC The Age H., WJ (Bill) Adams H., Glasshouse Cafe H., Olympic Girl H., VRC Better Loosen Up H., MRC Shannon H., 4th MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2. Half-sister to STRIKELINE (dam of NATURE STRIP, THE BARRISTER - HIGH VOLATILITY (H.K.)). Dam of five named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

Unabashed (g. by New Approach). 3 wins from 2000m to 3200m to 2016-17 in Aust.

Think Alike (g. by Lonhro). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.


2nd dam

STRIKE HIGH, by Pre Emptive Strike. 5 wins from 1500m to 2500m, A$166,055, VATC Hopetoun H., L, VRC Telecom Business Directory P.H., BFI Waste Systems H., Birthday H., 2d VRC Japan Trophy H., L, Seymour Cup, L, VATC Senior Citizens' Week H., VRC Runner Floats from Geelong H., 3d VRC St Leger, Gr.3, TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3, VRC Duke of Norfolk S., L, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L, VRC Flag International Quality P., MVRC Afl Greats H., VATC Wellington Racing Club H., 4th VRC Bagot H., L. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

STRIKELINE (Desert Sun). 6 wins to 1200m, A$505,050, MVRC Ian McEwen Trophy, Gr.3, MRC WW Cockram S., L, How Now S., L, Premier Signs P., Style Club H., MVRC Tabaret After the Last H., 2d MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, MRC Boronia S., L, JRA Doveton S., L, MVRC Crown Trophy H., MRC Allan Wicks H., Ian Miller H., MVRC Robert Sitch 2YO H., Mahogany 2YO H., 3d MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, MRC Anniversary Vase, L. Dam of-

NATURE STRIP (Nicconi). 8 wins to 1200m, A$692,085, to 2018-19, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2, VRC AR Creswick Series Final S., L, SAJC Lightning S., L, VRC Inglis Dash, Great Ocean Road H., MVRC 1print H., MRC United Petroleum H., 2d MRC VOBIS Gold Dash, MVRC Mitchelton Wines H., 4th SAJC Euclase S., Gr.2.

THE BARRISTER - HIGH VOLATILITY (H.K.) (Star Witness). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$165,510, HK$3,162,150, to 2017-18, ATC Fernhill H., L, MRC (Mornington) Martin Collins Fibretrack Sires' 2YO P., HKJC Jardine H., Percival H., Kam Shan H., 2d HKJC King Kwong H., Longchamp Racecourse H., Golf Club Centenary Cup, Tai Ping Shan H., Jaffe H.

No Identity. 4 wins to 1450m, 2d BRC Blackwoods H., Australian Special Metals H., 3d BRC Patinack Farm P.

BASHFUL GIRL (Perugino). 4 wins. See above.

Bashboy. Champion Jumper in Australia in 2011-12, 2012-13 & 2014-15. 18 wins from 1400m to 4500m, A$1,094,943, MRC Grand National S/chase-twice, Crisp S/chase-twice, Crisp S./chase, Ballarat TC Grand National S/chase, Bendigo JC Mosstrooper S/chase, Warrnambool RC Thackeray S/chase-3 times, Crisp S/chase, 2d MRC Grand National S/chase, 3d MRC Australian S/chase.

Celtic Heights. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Cool Heat. 6 wins to 1200m, TTC AAMI Summer Racing Carnival H., TRC Ladies in Racing H., Terrace View Restaurant H., TTC Launceston Mazda H., The Examiner H., 2d TTC Betfair H., Southern Cross Care Tasmania H., TRC Raine & Horne Hobart H., 3d TTC Montile Tile Boutique H.

Parched. 4 wins to 1450m, TTC Fairlands Stud H., Eliza Park H., 2d TTC Tasbreeders H., 3d TRC Kingston Australia H.

Regal Heights. Winner at 1500m in Aust. Producer.


3rd dam

FLIGHT HOSTESS, by Zamazaan. 5 wins from 1400m to 2050m, MVRC Craigieburn H., 3d MVRC Rural H., Enfield H. Three-quarter-sister to THE BROTHERHOOD, Zamoon (dam of MY DUKE). Dam of 4 named foals, all winners, inc:-

STRIKE HIGH (Pre Emptive Strike). 5 wins. See above.


4th dam

ROBIN'S FLIGHT, by Round Robin. Raced twice. Sister to RIGHT ROYAL, half-sister to Sandown, Silfit (dam of (OUR) MAGIC MAN), Sister Moon (dam of THE BROTHERHOOD, OUR YEAR). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Flight Hostess. 5 wins. See above.

On the Prowl. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, VRC Hi-Jinx H., STC Cranebrook H. Dam of-

Destry Girl. 11 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$104,445, VATC Christian Bros Foundation H. Dam of-

DEVIL MAY CARE (Umatilla). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, A$253,963, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, Tasman H. Producer.


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